Buddy System

Wednesday, November 8, 2017
A new addition to the playground at Tzouanakis Intermediate School in Greencastle is the Buddy Bench, conceived and created by fourth-grader Lillian Welch (center), who shows off the finished product to buddies Zoe Cope (foreground) and Clare Langdoc during a recent class break. While running for student council, Welch had the idea that if a student had no one to play with at recess, he or she could wait at the Buddy Bench for another student to make friends with and enjoy the day.
Banner Graphic/ERIC BERNSEE

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  • what a wonderful idea! This girl will improve the world!

    -- Posted by small town fan on Thu, Nov 9, 2017, at 9:47 AM
  • Love this photo. What a role model she is.

    -- Posted by hawkeyeinindiana on Thu, Nov 9, 2017, at 8:58 PM
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